Last year I received covers from 41 countries that I was missing! A big THANK YOU to everybody, who helped growing my collection!
Nevertheless I am missing covers from a lot of countries. If your country/territory is on the list below, please send me a cover! I will reply with a nice one from Austria.
Africa: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Rep. Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Réunion, Rwanda, Saint Helena, São Tomé and Príncipe, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tristan da Cunha, Western Sahara
Americas: British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Easter Island, Grenada & Carriacou, Martinique, Montserrat, Nevis, Redonda
Antarctica: British Antarctic Territory, Chilean Antarctic Territory, Kerguelen Islands, South Georgia
Asia: Abkhazia, Azerbaijan, Eastern Timor, Iraqi Kurdistan, North Korea, Palestine, South Ossetia
Australia & Oceania: Cook Islands, Kiribati, Micronesia, Nauru, Norfolk Island, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tokelau
Europe: Mt. Athos, Transnistria
Please send all covers to the following address:
The left stamp is part of the India/China joint issue mini-sheet, which was issued on July 11, 2008. It depicts the White Horse Temple of Luoyang, which is supposed to be the first Buddhist temple in China.
The stamps on the right are part of the set “Wild Flowers of India”, which was issued on September 3, 2013. They commemorate the flower genus rhododendron and the Himalayan Bellflower (Campanula latifolia).
See also: #762 India 13/12/11
João used a FDC of the “Ants” set, which was issued on June 5, 2013. The stamp depicts an ant of the species Odontomachus bauri. The left stamp was issued 2002 and depicts a trumpet.
See also: #616 Brazil 12/12/03
This nice cover from Algeria was sent by Noreddine, thank you! It was posted in Collo (القل) on October 27 and arrived on November 8, 2013.
The left stamp (issued on December 20, 2008) commemorates the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Algeria and China. The two middle stamps are part of the “roses” set, which was issued on September 7, 2004.The right stamp (issued on July 22, 2013) commemorates the Fête de la Police (Police Festival).
See also: #135 Algeria 09/01/08
There are attached six stamps of the fishes set that was issued on November 1, 2000. They commemorate the longhorn cowfish (Lactoria cornuta), the twospined angelfish (Centropyge bispinosus), the surgeonfish Paracanthurus hepatus, the threadfin butterflyfish (Chaetodon auriga), and the yellow longnose butterflyfish (Forcipiger flavissimus).
The other three stamps are part of the “Crafts” stamp set, which was issued on October 27, 2010.
This very nice cover from Ukraine was sent by Kateryna, thank you very much! It was posted in Lviv on March 12 and arrived on March 24, 2014.
The left stamp is part of the set “Trees”, which was issued on February 3, 2012. It depicts the leaf and nut of the horse-chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum).
The stamps are part of the mini-sheet “NHL Team Jerseys”, which was issued on September 3, 2013. The stamps depict players of the icehockey teams Winnipeg Jets, Montreal Canadiens, and Ottawa Senators.
This nice cover from Albania was sent by Sami, thank you! It was posted in Tirane on November 30 and arrived on December 5, 2013.
The middle stamp is part of the stamp set (issued August 12, 2004), which commemorates the 2004 Olympic Games. The left and right stamps are part of the “Harry Potter” set, which was issued on October 15, 2008.
The cover is a postal stationery with an additional stamp, which is part of the set “60th Anniversary of the Accesion of Queen Elizabeth” (issued on July 19, 2012). The stationery imprint commemorates the sea snail species Lace Short-Frond Murex (synonyme: West Indian Murex; Chicoreus brevifrons).
See also: #759 Bahamas 13/06/13
The attached stamps were issued on January 8, 2014. They commemorate a jewel heart of the Baccarat company.
Ante also included a postcard showing a map and views of Saint Martin.
See also: #295 Saint Barthélemy 10/02/26
Thank you very much, John, for sending this first day cover from the Caribbean Netherlands! It was issued and posted on September 11, 2011.
The stamps are part of a set of four, which commemorates different coral species. The left stamp depicts the coral Scolymia wellsi and the right stamp shows the coral Diodogorgia nodulifera.
See also: #691 Caribbean Netherlands 13/03/25
This cover from the Cayman Islands was sent by Greg, thank you! It was posted on Grand Cayman on December 11 and arrived on December 19, 2013.
See also: #576 Cayman Islands 12/03/15
The left stamp was issued on September 3, 2013. It is part of the set “Wild Flowers of India” and depicts a Blue Poppy (Meconopsis sp.). The mini-sheet depicts Mahatma Gandhi and commemorates the philatelic day. It was issued on Oktober 12, 2013.
See also: #676 India 13/06/17